# What is the slope of the line through points (2,5) and (6,9)?

##### 1 Answer
Mar 26, 2018

$\text{slope } = 1$

#### Explanation:

$\text{to calculate the slope m use the "color(blue)"gradient formula}$

•color(white)(x)m=(y_2-y_1)/(x_2-x_1)

$\text{let "(x_1,y_1)=(2,5)" and } \left({x}_{2} , {y}_{2}\right) = \left(6 , 9\right)$

$\Rightarrow m = \frac{9 - 5}{6 - 2} = \frac{4}{4} = 1$